Search Type: drug or dietary supplement name
Search Term: fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powders (ADVAIR DISKUS, ADVAIR HFA)


Drug Profiles | Worst Pills, Best Pills Newsletter Articles

Drug and Dietary Supplement Profiles

A comprehensive review of the safety and effectiveness of this drug. If the drug is not a Do Not Use product, information on adverse effects, drug interactions and how to use the medication are included.
Search results below include drug profiles where your selected drug is a secondary subject of discussion
  • salmeterol (ADVAIR, SEREVENT)
    We list this drug as a Do Not Use drug because it has been associated with an increased death rate and safer alternatives are available.

Worst Pills, Best Pills Newsletter Articles

Search results below include Worst Pills, Best Pills Newsletter Articles where your selected drug is a secondary subject of discussion
  • Steroid Treatment for COPD Exacerbations: Five Days Just as Effective as 14 Days [hide all summaries]
    (October 2013)
    If you or a loved one has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), sometimes known as emphysema, and suffers from periodic acute COPD exacerbations requiring steroids, you should know that new research demonstrates that a five-day course of steroids for treating such exacerbations works just as well as a conventional 14-day course.
  • Drug Mix-Ups [hide all summaries]
    (June 2011)
    This article lists 355 drugs with names that are often confused with similar-sounding drug names. Find out what you can do to prevent getting the wrong drug.

SHOW primary search results for fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powders (ADVAIR DISKUS, ADVAIR HFA)

Copyright © 2017 Public Citizen's Health Research Group. All rights reserved. https://www.worstpills.org/